After unemployed actor Daniel Hillard (Robin Williams) loses custody of his three children to his ex-wife (Sally Field), he realizes that seeing his kids once a week just isn’t enough. So the crafty thespian dresses as “Mrs. Doubtfire,” an elderly British nanny with a sharp tongue and an endearing way with children, in order to be close to his kids in this bright, heartwarming comedy.
Release Date: November 24, 1993
Directed ByChris Columbus
Written ByRandi Mayem Singer, Leslie Dixon
Produced ByMarsha Williams, Robin Williams, Mark Radcliffe
CastRobin Williams, Sally Field, Pierce Brosnan, Harvey Fierstein, Robert Prosky